Doctor of Medicine, Faculty Medicine Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy, Faculty Medicine Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic, 2006.
Fellow internal medicine Hospital Brno, Novy Liskovec, 1997—1999. Junior doctor internal medicine St. Anna's University Hospital, 2000—2004, consultant rheumatology, since 2004. Assistant professor faculty medicine Masaryk University, since 2005.
Member accreditation committee Ministry Health Czech Republic, Prague, since 2006.
Member of Czech Rheumatology Society (life).
Married Vera Cipkova, June 6, 1998. Children: Ondrej, Krystof.